These are two extremely fair questions. Why not put out a truly conservative repeal and replace bill? Heck, why not put out a pure repeal bill? No matter what they put out, the Democrats won’t support it. Why negotiate with themselves?
“Why is it that every GOP repeal and replace bill includes a trillion-dollar federal health care program? Who are we negotiating with if [Democrats] are not going to vote for it?”
Source: Daily Signal
“Go back and look at the name of the Obamacare reconciliation vehicle in 2010,” Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky., told reporters during lawmakers’ monthly Conversations With Conservatives event on Capitol Hill, referring to how Democrats pushed through the health care law without a single Republican vote.